Jewelry Repair – It’s About Competence and Trust

Everyone has that piece of jewelry that is special to them. It could be a gift from a loved one to mark a special occasion or to memorialize a unique moment in life, or it could be an heirloom passed down from generation to generation. Regardless of what it is, or the...

Rolex Repair

If you have a Rolex, it can be difficult to find a jeweler who you can trust to perform the required maintenance on your timepiece. A Rolex is an investment and you have to find someone who can trust to give that investment the respect it deserves. In order to...

Questions to Ask a Watch Repairman

If you’ve made an investment in your timepiece and have taken care to purchase quality workmanship, it only makes sense that you would take that same care when choosing to have it repaired. While many jewelry stores may offer watch repair, it pays to do your homework....

We Buy Coins

Oftentimes people come into the possession of old or rare coins and wonder how to sell them when the time comes. You need to be able to deal with someone who has a reputation for quality and an understanding of the particular market in which you’re wishing to deal....

Tips for Selling Gold

With all of the options for selling gold, including jewelers, pawn shops and mail-away services, it can be difficult to know who to trust and how to best sell your gold. If you’re considering selling gold, here are a few tips to get the most for your gold and avoid...

Caring for Stainless Steel Jewelry

Stainless steel jewelry is made from a steel allow containing chromium. It will not corrode or rust and is very durable. However, this type of steel can get scratched and stained, which is why you should follow some simple advice to keep it in excellent condition....

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for stories and traditions. As families across America gather to count their blessings, they’ll also reminisce about the events that brought those blessings and things about. Events will be recalled and people will be remembered as we show our...

Polishing Gold Jewelry

Simply put, if you’re jewelry has anything more than very light scratches (and by very light we mean extremely light) or has lots of scratches, it’s better to get it polished by a professional. If the scratches are indeed very light, you can buff them with a polishing...

eBay Makes the World Smaller

The eBay phenomena just celebrated it’s 20 year birthday. It’s only been 20 years of living with eBay. For better or for worse, eBay is part of our cultural fabric. As a society of “buyers”, eBay is a perfect match. Our whole cultural mindset is based on...

eBay selling… eBay buying… and eBay values

Everyone has heard of eBay and of course the buying and selling that occurs there. eBay is an excellent resource to finding the value of a particular item. That said, there are 2 common errors that people make when trying to get the value (what it’s worth). The...